The rich-poor obesity gap in kids is widening

The rich-poor weight problems hole in children is widening

A very long time in the past, weight problems was usually used as a shorthand for wealth, however over the a long time weight problems has turn out to be increasingly more correlated with poverty, each in tradition and science (whereas wealth is more and more correlated with being slim). The pattern is […]

America is the world's first poor rich country

America is the world's first poor wealthy nation

Americans’ median earnings is $60,000 — however the common American could not stump up $500 to bail themselves out of an emergency, and a 3rd of Americans cannot afford meals, shelter and healthcare. It’s a paradox: Americans have a comparatively excessive degree of earnings, and client items are cheaper within the USA than […]

The Vatican dunks on the finance industry and its "amoral culture"

The Vatican dunks on the finance trade and its "amoral culture"

The Vatican has revealed “‘Oeconomicae et pecuniariae quaestiones’. Considerations for an ethical discernment regarding some aspects of the present economic-financial system” of the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith and the Dicastery for Promoting Integral Human Development, 17.05.2018, a prolonged report on the wickedness of Wall Street, wherein the finance trade is […]

America's new aristocracy: the 9.9% and their delusion of hereditary meritocracy

America's new aristocracy: the 9.9% and their delusion of hereditary meritocracy

It’s true that the 1% have gathered a large share of America’s nationwide wealth; however simply as vital is the cohort of execs — “well-behaved, flannel-suited crowd of lawyers, doctors, dentists, mid-level investment bankers, M.B.A.s with opaque job titles, and assorted other professionals” — who model themselves because the “meritocratic middle class” however who […]